Terri Miller departs from the Michigan Automobile Insurance Placement Facility after nearly 20 years

LIVONIA, Mich., April 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The Michigan Automobile Insurance Placement Facility (MAIPF) today announced that Terri A. Miller, CPCU, its Executive Director, will depart after nearly 20 years in that role on Friday, April 14. Karyn.....»»

Category: autoSource:  wardsautoApr 14th, 2017

Even IMAX is turning its back on 3D films

The company has said its cutting back on 3D releases after a disappointing quarter of earnings. It's been obvious that interest in 3D movies has been in decline for some years now. Of the major television manufacturers, none have released.....»»

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J.K. Rowling has a blazing reaction after Trump bans trans people from the military

J.K. Rowling has had a busy last 24 hours going after Trump on Twitter, even by her standards. SEE ALSO: J.K. Rowling responds to Trump's latest insult with a powerful Abraham Lincoln quote On Wednesday, Donald Trump announced in three tweets that tr.....»»

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YouTuber comes out to his 5-year-old brother in moving video

20-year-old vlogger Oliver Potter has revealed he is gay to his 5-year-old brother Alfie in a touching YouTube video. "We're gonna talk about love," says Oliver at the start of the video. After chatting about love and relationships, Oliver asks h.....»»

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E-Cigarettes Linked To Helping People Quit Smoking, Says Study

According to a new study, electronic cigarettes help people trying to quit smoking. The Verge reports: For the study, published today in the journal BMJ, researchers analyzed survey data from over 160,000 people spanning almost 15 years. They found t.....»»

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It’s not out yet: Jumping the iPhone 8 gun

After weeks of railing against pundits proclaiming a phone that has not been released or even seen is a flop, the Macalope is not going to turn around say it’s a guaranteed success.Writing for the Forbes contributor network and country bear jamb.....»»

Category: mcitoshSource:  macworldRelated News1 hr. 29 min. ago

Microsoft slips four more features into the Fall Creators Update with Build 16251

Microsoft isn’t quite finished developing Windows 10’s Fall Creators Update after all: Four new features were added as part of Windows 10 Insider Build 16251, including new Cortana capabilities and more communication between Windows and your.....»»

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Windows 10 Fall Creators Update: 9 key enterprise features

Microsoft will release the next major update for Windows 10 in September, just five months after the last one, the Creators Update. The company has been offering sneak peeks at the upcoming release, named the Fall Creators Update, through its Wind.....»»

Category: operatingsystemsSource:  cwRelated News2 hr. 21 min. ago

This is Meizu"s crazy phone with an extra display on the back

After teasing it in mid-July, Meizu has now officially launched its Meizu Pro 7 and Meizu Pro 7 Plus phones, both of which have a highly unusual feature: A secondary display on the back of the phone.  The rear display is a 2-inch AMOLED screen t.....»»

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Ransomware "here to stay", warns Google study

Cyber-thieves made at least $25m from ransomware in the last two years suggests research by Google.....»»

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James Corden delivers hilariously sassy parody of "L-O-V-E" after Trump"s trans military ban

James Corden watched Donald Trump's decision to ban transgender people from the military very, very closely, ahead of his performance on the Late, Late show.  SEE ALSO: Trump bars transgender people from military, calls them a "disruption" A.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News3 hr. 57 min. ago

Amazon"s new Prime Now warehouse in Singapore is absolutely massive

After years of preparation, Amazon has finally launched its same-day Prime Now delivery service in Singapore. The service brings two-hour, and even one-hour deliveries, for tens of thousands of household items, from eggs and cold beer to diapers and.....»»

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Got MacBook Pro battery issues? Apple may give you a new laptop

If you’ve got a MacBook Pro from four or five years ago with a run-down battery, you could get seriously lucky. Update: According to an internal Apple memo highlighted by Mac Rumors, the relevant replacement part (top-case assembly) is now ba.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News3 hr. 57 min. ago

Foxconn to build LCD plant in Wisconsin

Foxconn Electronics (Hon Hai Precision Industry) has announced plans to invest US$10 billion over four years in the US and will begin the investment project by building an advanced LCD panel manufacturing plant in Wisconsin......»»

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Noble shares almost halve in value after loss warning

The firm has suffered from a collapse in commodity prices and allegations of improper accounting......»»

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From workhorses to tech-filled toys, here is a century’s worth of Ford trucks

Ford introduced its first pickup truck on July 27, 2017. In the 100 years since then, the Ford F-Series has become America's best-selling vehicle and trucks have become way more sophisticated. The post From workhorses to tech-filled toys, here is a c.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News7 hr. 49 min. ago

Denmark Could Be Next to Begin FM Shutdown

The government agreed that when the digital radio share reaches 50%, the FM band will be “sunsetted” within two years.....»»

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Foxconn to build LCD panels in Wisconsin starting in 2020

Foxconn, along with a bevy of U.S. political leaders, announced it will build a $10 billion LCD display manufacturing plant in Wisconsin, which could create as many as 13,000 jobs after it opens in 2020. The post Foxconn to build LCD panels in Wiscon.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News9 hr. 57 min. ago

For GM and Ford, home is where the profits are

For GM and Ford, the U.S. is where the big profits are. But that's a source of heartburn as auto sales stall after seven straight years of growth......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News10 hr. 21 min. ago

IDC Survey Spotlight: ERP in the Cloud is Cheaper, Right? Well, Not for Everyone

This IDC Survey Spotlight presents the answers given by end-user organizations when asked to estimate how the overall expected cost of cloud enterprise resource planning (ERP) applications over the next five years would compare with what their on-pre.....»»

Category: softwareSource:  idcRelated News11 hr. 5 min. ago

Content management company OpenText acquires forensic security vendor Guidance Software for $240M (Ron Miller/TechCrunch)

Ron Miller / TechCrunch: Content management company OpenText acquires forensic security vendor Guidance Software for $240M  —  OpenText, the content management company based in Waterloo, Ontario announced today that it was buying Gu.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated News13 hr. 13 min. ago